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.a. area. >> think that's enough "gma" for you? i beg to differ. here's what's coming up on the "gma" morning menu. how one mom helped her fifth grader drop almost 70 pounds in less than a year. we're so proud of this young woman. we're going to introduce you to her on "gma." >>> plus, the brady bunch. why the at-home birth of their new baby girl is kicking up a little bit of a controversy and even some warnings. >>> and found money, could those old toys laying around the house be worth big bucks? i hope so. we're going to prove that it can be true. >>> and heisman winner, johnny football, is here, live on "gma," right here in times square. [ male announcer ] introducing centrum flavor burst adult multivitamins... a delicious new way to get essential vitamins you need. just bite into the tasty shell... to a chewy vitamin core for a unique multivitamin sensation! new centrum flavor burst. ♪ [spider-man] we got this. ♪ [mom] this hero stuff is easy! capella university understands back from rough economic times. employees are being forced to do more with less. and the need for capab
, a teenager had been begging his mom for an iphone all year without much success. he was pleasantly surprised to find one wrapped up on christmas day. that is until he found he very permanent, very detailed contract that came with it, not from the phone company, no, this one was written by his mom. >> number one it is my phone, i bought it, i pay for it. no porn. i will always know the password. >> reporter: it's not exactly the christmas list you'd expect as a 13-year-old. >> hand the phone in to one of your parents at 7:30 p.m. >> an 18-point contract littered with dos and don'ts. >> don't take a zillion pictures and videos. >> reporter: greg hoff pane's ticket to a new iphone. >> oh, my god. my first reaction was why, why did she really have to do this? >> what i wanted to do and show him how you could be a responsible user of technology without abusing it without becoming addicted. >> reporter: janelle hoffman's message has struck a chord with parents worried about the increasing use of smartphones. more than 50 million iphones are projected to sell this holiday season alone. many of them
gifts, even its ceo had to help wrap and pack. all this, begging the question. >> will this make it for christmas? >> reporter: that question hairy this year, as last-minute shoppers create a logistical nightmare for shipping companies. many people were forced to procrastinate because of superstorm sandy and this week's blizzard. others are waiting for last-minute bargains. >> so, they come to us to get the last-minute shipping out. >> reporter: the only man that can ensure an on-time delivery, besides kriss kringle, is benjamin franklin. today, if you send a package from new york to los angeles, it will cost you $110. but guaranteed it will reach your doorstep by christmas eve. and fedex says the biggest hurdle they face is the weather. so, if the roads are clear, they say channeces are, the package will get there on time. >> john schriffen, reporting from the heart of the action. >>> ben aflfleck has created buz for many reasons over the year. from his romantic entanglements. >> there's talk he may jump into politics. and he is dropping a big hint. >> ben affleck dropping more
. if you think that's enough "gma," we beg to differ. here's what's ahead on the morning menu. it's brooke burke-charvet's medical battle. >>> how retailers are tracking you this holiday season. >>> and why the new daning trend may be inhaling your food. that's coming up right here. we'll see if it works. on "gma" in times square. stay with us. [ woman #1 ] i can't believe it's finally here! [ woman #2 ] it's the real deal! [ man #1 ] turn it around! turn it around! [ woman #1 ] over here! over here! [ woman #2 ] turn around! turn around! [ woman #1 ] i love you! i can't believe it's not butter! neither can i. turn the tub around! show us the back! [ man #1 ] turn the tub around! [ female announcer ] with zero grams of trans fat per serving, i can't believe it's not butter is a superstar! ♪ turn the tub around, and become a believer. hello? [ sea ] hi! this is the sea calling. when's the last time you visited me? when i went surfing. i love to surf. can you imagine surfing in the middle of me? in the middle of you? oh yes! [ giggles ] nice moves! ♪ ♪ [ female announcer ] our biggest
was begging to the hospitalized. >> i'd like to find out if you have any beds available in the adolescent -- i wanted to know if you have a bed. i want to know if you have a bed. >> reporter: and after two hours of phone calls. >> they have a bed, right this second. but it changes minute-to-minute. >> reporter: three weeks later, the hospital reluctantly discharged brenna because the family's insurance wouldn't pay anymore. leaving brenna's parents to again look for their own solutions. brenna is now in a residential stepdown treatment program. her mother and father are just two of many parents out there who are struggling to get the help their children need. and for more on that, we're joined by dr. jamie howard, a clinical psychologist, with child mind institute. it's a leading treatment and advocacy group for children's mental health in this country. good morning. good to have you here. >> thank you. >> there's an estimated 15 million children with mental illness in this country. only half of them get help? why is that? >> that's a big problem. we have a stigma around childhood psychiatric
and make a new one for raeann. only after her parents begged. 18 hours of surgery, for father and daughter. a success. >> when i opened my eyes, my wife was crying. but the tears of joy. and i could tell it worked. >> reporter: her childhood was filled with hospital visits year after year. and with so much time bedridden, she became a cooking show fanatic. which brings us to her wish, to meet emeril lagasse. >> bam. he was so confident. he gave me so much. >> hi. >> hi, emeril. >> reporter: last week, we made that wish happen, right here on "gma." >> the cheese mixture. and do about three-quarters of a cup or so. >> amazing story. and now, it's time to check in and find out how many letters have been collected so far. drum roll, please. and the answer is, sam? >> 911,009 letters. that's so close to $1 million. those dollars are ready, there to be harvested. so make sure you get your letter in here. we have to get to $1 million. to find out more on the macy's believe campaign, go to goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo! >> really incredible. keep those letters coming. >>> stay with us. coming up
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